Updated posting requirements per email PB 6/20/19. KF The University of Washington Heart Institute at the South Lake Union Campus has an exceptional opportunity for a full time Registered Nurse for the Cardiology Clinic. The UW Medicine Heart Institute nurses work day shift Monday through Friday, no weekends and no holiday shifts, allowing for work life balance in the beautiful northwest community.
If you are a highly organized, creative, and dynamic nurse who can help deliver highly interactive care and education to patients and be a good advocate for our patients and their families, this is the position for you. We require an RN with exemplary communication and teaching skills, ability to multi-task and prioritize in a fast-paced environment.
The RN will collaborate with our multi-disciplinary team consisting of cardiologists, interventionalists, other sub-specialty nurses, advanced practice providers, research team, and administrative staff to coordinate, support, and optimize the medical care of our complex patient population.
The RN in this position will primarily be responsible for supporting the Cardiology ambulatory clinic and the imaging department, including running Echo Stress tests and doing Definity and Bubble Studies as indicated during Transthoracic echocardiograms.
Strong IV skills desired. ACLS and BLS required. 2 years of outpatient or inpatient Cardiology/Telemetry experience required. BSN strongly preferred.
As a teaching hospital and research center, we're deeply committed to the enhancement of care for our patients-as well as the professional growth of our staff. As a testament to this commitment, we're proud to be recognized with Magnet Hospital status by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
In fact, we were the first hospital to receive this designation. We're also consistently named one of the nation's best hospitals, as reported by U.S. News and World Report.
Such national recognition attests to our commitment to high-quality care, and to the outstanding professionalism and skill that exists at our institution. As a registered nurse (RN), you can be a part of this highly skilled team, working within a culture that is both innovative and collaborative.
Here, you will work in tandem with physicians and other health care practitioners to provide superior, award-winning nursing care. In short, you will not only follow best practice, you will create it!
Current license to practice as a registered nurse in the State of Washington.
Current BLS and ACLS.
2 years of outpatient or inpatient Cardiology/Tele experience.
Strong IV Skills experience desired
BSN Strongly preferred
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